You are the bows from which your children as living arrows are sent forth.
A scholar who cherishes the love of comfort is not fit to be deemed a scholar.
The place where you made your stand never mattered. Only that you were there...and still on your feet.
It is better to be looked over than overlooked.
Be silent or let thy words be worth more than silence.
Meditation will bring you sensitivity, a great sense of belonging to the world. It is our world - the stars are ours, and we are not foreigners here. We are part of it, we are the heart of it.
Knowledge speaks, but wisdom listens
Never do anything when you are in a temper, for you will do everything wrong.
The cure for pain is in the pain.
It takes a great deal of bravery to stand up to our enemies, but just as much to stand up to our friends.
Taste every fruit of every tree in the garden at least once. It is an insult to creation not to experience it fully. Temperance is wickedness.
The first method for estimating the intelligence of a ruler is to look at the men he has around him.
The noblest pleasure is the joy of understanding.
Only from the heart can you touch the sky.
Time wounds all heels.
Never put off for tomorrow, what you can do today.
The path to success is to take massive, determined action.
Immoderate desire is the mark of a child, not a man.
In moments of great grief, thatís where you look and immerse yourself. You realise you are not immortal, you are not a god, you are part of the natural world and you come to accept that.
As our case is new, we must think and act anew.
If you are neutral in situations of injustice, you have chosen the side of the oppressor.